The July 10 fire that gutted the popular Lighthouse Restaurant remains under close scrutiny.
UPDATE: The Lamar sheriff's office has set a press conference for Tuesday evening to brief reporters on the investigation.
This was the scene when an explosion rocked the kitchen area of The Lighthouse Restaurant during the fire that destroyed it July 10. Employees outside observing the fire hypothesized the explosion occurred when the fire reached the grease-filled fryers in the kitchen area. (Photo: Walter Geiger)